Stories tagged: Saint Mary's Gaels
SATURDAY, FEB. 18, 2017, 9:33 P.M.
No. 22 Saint Mary’s beats BYU 70-57 to clinch second seed in WCC tourney
Calvin Hermanson scored 17 points and No. 22 Saint Mary’s cruised to a 70-57 victory over BYU on Saturday night, snapping a three-game road losing streak to its West Coast …
SATURDAY, FEB. 11, 2017, 11:59 P.M.
Blanchette: Committee gave Gonzaga pat on back before Bulldogs gave Gaels good slapping
The Gonzaga Bulldogs woke up Saturday morning to a nice pat on the head from the NCAA Men’s Basketball Committee.
SATURDAY, FEB. 11, 2017, 11:58 P.M.
Gonzaga handles Gaels again, improves to 26-0
Saint Mary’s was considered to be the biggest obstacle left in Gonzaga’s pursuit of an undefeated regular season. Turned out to be more like a speed bump.
SATURDAY, FEB. 11, 2017, 11:57 P.M.
Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowski, Johnathan Williams just too much for Saint Mary’s in Zags’ convincing win
Przemek Karnowski had maybe the best half of his five-year career at Gonzaga. And a rare temper tantrum as an added bonus. The senior center put up 15 of the …
SATURDAY, FEB. 11, 2017, 11:55 P.M.
TV Take: ESPN loves Gonzaga and shows it with flare
Valentine’s Day may still be a couple days away, but there was a Gonzaga love-fest going on in Moraga, California, all day Saturday. And it was televised by ESPN.
SATURDAY, FEB. 11, 2017, 11:53 P.M.
Gonzaga-Saint Mary’s: 3 keys to the Bulldogs’ 74-64 win
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 74-64 win over Saint Mary’s on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017 at the McKeon Pavilion …
SATURDAY, FEB. 11, 2017, 11:52 P.M.
Gonzaga fans gather at Hemmingson Center, around the globe to watch No. 1 team
Gonzaga alumni gathered at the John J. Hemmingson Center, the student union building at GU, to watch their alma mater remain undefeated and defeat the Saint Mary’s Gaels for the …
SATURDAY, FEB. 11, 2017, 11:51 P.M.
Silas Melson comes through again for Gonzaga against Saint Mary’s
Silas Melson had another outstanding performance off the bench in Gonzaga’s 74-64 win over Saint Mary’s on Saturday night.
FRIDAY, FEB. 10, 2017, 11:08 P.M.
Gonzaga, Saint Mary’s collide in WCC men’s basketball with plenty on the line
No. 1 Gonzaga (25-0, 13-0 WCC) and No. 20 Saint Mary’s (22-2, 12-1) collide Saturday at McKeon Pavilion with major implications for both teams.
FRIDAY, FEB. 10, 2017, 11:07 P.M.
GameDay crew sits down for Q & A as they prepare for Gonzaga-Saint Mary’s
ESPN’s GameDay crew – host Rece Davis and analysts Jay Bilas, Jay Williams and Seth Greenberg – took a few minutes Friday to answer questions from a few members of …
FRIDAY, FEB. 10, 2017, 11:06 P.M.
Another battle of the bigs as Gonzaga, Saint Mary’s face off for a second time
A look at the key matchups when Gonzaga plays Saint Mary’s in Moraga, California on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017.
FRIDAY, FEB. 10, 2017, 11:02 P.M.
Gonzaga men hold significant advantage over Saint Mary’s in 93 matchups
The undefeated Gonzaga Bulldogs face another test Saturday when they take on the Saint Mary’s Gaels in Moraga, California.
FRIDAY, FEB. 10, 2017, 10:58 P.M.
Randy Bennett builds Saint Mary’s into team worthy of big stage
When Randy Bennett arrived at Saint Mary’s 16 years ago, he never envisioned it would be a destination job.
UPDATED: TUESDAY, JAN. 31, 2017, 7:15 P.M.
Gonzaga-Saint Mary’s rematch moved to 5:15 on ESPN
The Gonzaga men’s basketball game vs. Saint Mary’s in Moraga on Saturday, Feb. 11, has been moved to 5:15 p.m. on ESPN. The game was originally scheduled for 7 p.m. …
UPDATED: SUNDAY, JAN. 15, 2017, 9:09 P.M.
Gonzaga isn’t going to be top dog … at least not yet
The Baylor Bears were promoted to No. 1 for the first time in program history last Monday. One day later, Baylor was flogged 89-68 by No. 10 West Virginia in …
UPDATED: SUNDAY, JAN. 15, 2017, 6:02 P.M.
How tweet it is! Zags-Gaels rivalry gains momentum on Twitter after GU’s big win
Gonzaga’s rematch with Saint Mary’s is already building momentum only a short time after the Zags’ dominant
UPDATED: SUNDAY, JAN. 15, 2017, 2:29 A.M.
Blanchette: Zags punctuated win over Gaels with exclamation points
On a night they were tasked with making a statement – for the country if not themselves – it turns out the Gonzaga Bulldogs lacked the proper punctuation.
UPDATED: SUNDAY, JAN. 15, 2017, 2:32 A.M.
Zags keep their guard up against Saint Mary’s duo
Saint Mary’s offense starts with guards Joe Rahon and Emmett Naar. It may finish with a Calvin Hermanson 3-pointer or Jock Landale operating on the low block, but the two …
UPDATED: SUNDAY, JAN. 15, 2017, 2:50 A.M.
TV Take: Gonzaga’s unexpected rout of Saint Mary’s gives ESPN announcers time to debate merits of Zags being No. 1
It was supposed to be the showdown of the early season, the best game of the day, college basketball’s mano-a-mano battle in Spokane. Instead it turned out to be just …
SATURDAY, JAN. 14, 2017, 11:43 P.M.
GU-SMC: 3 keys to Bulldogs’ 79-56 win
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 79-56 win over Saint Mary’s on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017 at McCarthey Athletic Center …
UPDATED: SUNDAY, JAN. 15, 2017, 2:34 A.M.
GU-SMC notes: Transfers Nigel Williams-Goss, Johnathan Williams take lead role in Gonzaga’s win over Saint Mary’s
Nigel Williams-Goss and Johnathan Williams watched from the bench last year when Saint Mary’s beat Gonzaga in the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: SUNDAY, JAN. 15, 2017, 12:03 A.M.
Saint Mary’s finds welcoming faces at Spokane’s Red Lion pub
The students were back stomping on the stands and dancing to the band’s version of Taylor Swift’s “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together” as they cheered on Gonzaga to …
UPDATED: SUNDAY, JAN. 15, 2017, 12:09 A.M.
Kennel explodes with student section back in full force
The Saint Mary’s Gaels probably wish their matchup with Gonzaga would have been scheduled a week earlier. Why? Gonzaga’s student section, The Kennel Club, was back in full force.
FRIDAY, JAN. 13, 2017, 11:45 P.M.
Gonzaga, Saint Mary’s clash in WCC first-place showdown
Silas Melson didn’t mince words. The Gonzaga junior guard offered a blunt assessment of Saint Mary’s two regular-season wins last year over the Zags, particularly the Gaels’ victory at the …
FRIDAY, JAN. 13, 2017, 11:43 P.M.
The Gonzaga-Saint Mary’s main event: Jock Landale vs. Przemek Karnowski
The key matchup to watch when Gonzaga hosts Saint Mary’s in a WCC men’s basketball game on Saturday, Jan. 14.
FRIDAY, JAN. 13, 2017, 11:42 P.M.
Looking back: Gonzaga and Saint Mary’s have been duking it out for a decade
A look back at the history between Gonzaga and Saint Mary’s in men’s basketball.
UPDATED: FRIDAY, JAN. 13, 2017, 12:59 A.M.
Blanchette: Main event has arrived, Gaels vs. Zags on Saturday
As a culture, we are death on warmup acts, no matter how earnest the artist or how eager to entertain. It starts as soon as the tickets are in our …
TUESDAY, DEC. 27, 2016, 1:44 P.M.
WCC basketball preview: Gonzaga, Saint Mary’s should battle for title
Saint Mary’s has been Gonzaga’s primary challenger in the WCC for over a decade, but perhaps never to this degree. The Gaels’ bona fides include a national ranking and 13 …
THURSDAY, OCT. 20, 2016, 11:02 P.M.
Gonzaga No. 13 in USA Today preseason poll
Gonzaga is No. 13 in the USA Today men’s basketball preseason poll.
TUESDAY, MARCH 8, 2016, 11:21 P.M.
Blanchette: Bulldogs, Zag nation breathe sigh of relief
In the confetti squall and general delirium at Orleans Arena on Tuesday night, Gonzaga coach Mark Few came face to face with Jonathan Fierro, the ramrod of the HBO crew …